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Mar 27, 2011 11:00am EDT
america starting next year while the transportation command will take control of air force c-130 cargo planes and kc-135 tankers. the defense advance research project agency's budget will be cut 5% over the next coming year. here to help us make sense are two defense news reporter, kate branon who covers congress and marcus weitzberger who covers this. marcus, let's start with you. what is the memo and the most important elements? >> the memo lays out about $13 billion overhead cuts the pentagon wants to make over the next few years, specifically it targets the office of the secretary of defense, the kphaá battant commands and a number of joint agencies. there's a lot of detail in this memo. it goes down to the level of you will cut this one position and this one office. it also -- >> and it will save this x amount of money by doing so. correct. it lists how much is expected to be saved. now specifically the agency being hit the hardest here is missile defense agency. they've been asked to cut 1,000 contractor positions over the next two years. >> i think it just scratches the surface
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